Resources

The NSBC provides additional sources and information for safer boating efforts. If you don't see what you're looking for, please contact us at [email protected].

BoatingInstructorNetwork.com
The RBS In-Network was created to provide a forum for discussion, exchange of information, and promotion of ideas to raise the level of education and professional recognition within the RBS educator ranks.

Career Resources
The National Safe Boating Council’s Career Resources is a job market link for those looking for employment in the field of recreation boating and boating safety.

Discounted Life Jackets
Browse the NSBC online store for discounted life jackets and other boating safety information.

Downloadable Resources
Brochures, educational information, infographics and more. Each of our programs offer free downloadable resources to assist you in boating and water safety education outreach. 

Free Brochures
A limited quantity of free educational brochures are available on an as-needed basis. Please contact [email protected].

Health and Safety Guides (DAN Boater)
Videos, testimonials, and articles from DAN Boater to help you boat and travel safely. Explore topics including Boat Safety, Member Stories, Health & Safety, and Travel Planning.

NOAA Weather
The National Weather Service provides current conditions, forecasts and warnings for boaters and other outdoor recreationists of weather-related hazards boaters before they launch or head outside. The National Weather Service is a component of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Photo Library
Browse boating safety photos to use on your website, article, or social media.

RentalBoatSafety.com
As a rental boat customer or boat rental agency, this website is your resource for learning about rental boat safety.

Safe Boating Courses
A boating safety course provides critical boating knowledge that anyone that plans to get out on the water should have and for the boat operator it is required in nearly all states. Many boating safety courses are offered throughout the country, for all type of recreational boaters and for boaters of all ages.

Waves of Hope
Waves of Hope is a coalition of families and friends working together to prevent boating and water tragedies. There are various resources to help promote water safety education including story cards and stickers that have been produced as a result of this groups efforts. Please visit www.wavesofhopeboating.org to view digital versions of the story cards or contact [email protected] to request print versions of the story cards or stickers.